Shadow actor Pallance Dladla and Scandal! actress Nqobile Khumalo have both been honoured with prestigious international acting awards.
At the 2019 New Vision International Film Festival (NVIFF) which took place in the Netherlands, Nqobile walked away with Best African Actress, while Pallance also won the Best African Actor award.
Nqobile won for her role as Hlengiwe in the etv soapie where she plays a journalist who is under pressure to take care of her family. She goes on to have financial issues after taking a loan.
Pallance took to Instagram to share the news. In a sweet post he thanked his mother for her love and also gave a shout out to the crew of Shadow. “Never changing who I am chasing for who I gotta be,” he wrote.
Nqobile said she was grateful to be able to do what she loves and get acclaim for it. “I have the great fortune to do what I love, and serve while telling stories. I could not have imagined the world would applaud and embrace my craft. My heart is full,” she said.